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Prairie, Crooked Stave launching in SC soon

The brands represented by Charleston’s RAFA Distributing continue to grow with the “just good shit” specialists recently adding two new breweries to their lineup: Colorado’s  144 more words


Agreeing a refit strategy. And some black pudding.

Well ‘our’ surveyor – Jim McIlwraith from Survey One – took the afternoon off from his visit to the Southampton Boat Show to come to Lymington to meet Symon ‘our’ shipwright. 931 more words

Phase one is over

Well after just over three months worth of weekends and some holiday time we have now stripped her as far as we can in preparation for the more interesting work. 326 more words

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Revelry signs distribution deal with RAFA

Revelry Brewing Co., one of the newest beer makers in the Charleston area, announced during the weekend that they’d inked a distribution deal with the state’s purveyors of “just good shit,” … 105 more words


Dunsfold Wings and Wheels 2014

It is nearly the end of August and we are back on the road after a lovely summer spent enjoying our Suffolk home. We usually spend large parts of the summer travelling around the UK but Kate wanted to spend more time at home this year, making the best of the garden and conservatory. 753 more words


It's not always what it seams.

Having stripped Rafa back to bare wood, and stripped out all of the horrible mastic which a previous owner had filled all the hull seams with (no classic yacht should have mastic used in this way), we have found that you can see right through to the inside of the hull on some of them. 152 more words